Area football teams advance to regional games, as do cross-country and individual teams.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9
East Central 50, Greensburg 7 (Eagle Country 99.3 Feature Game) – The Trojans ran 298 yards, picking up their seventh win of the season. Josh Ringer rushed 104 yards and TD. Hunter Sohns rushed 94 yards and two goals. Ryan Bond had an efficient late night pass, going 7-11 for 143 yards and a TD pass. Nate Griffin, Kole Viel and Cooper Hoog each had four tackles for the Trojans.
Lawrenceburg 49, Connersville 0 – The Tigers won their seventh straight game with a total of 412 yards foul. Garrett Yoon went 9-12 for 181 yards and two touchdowns. Dakota Roth makes a 96-yard touchdown pass to Dahya Patel. Adam Burd and Luke Pierce each scored two goals. Jake Pierce and Aiden Gilmour added touchdowns for the Tigers.
South Dearborn 53, Rushville 13 – CJ Rogers led the attack with 113 rushing yards and two goals. Logan Thies went 4-6 for 116 yards and a TD pass. Sean Sohmer, Bailey Whitelock and Kenneth McGill also scored for the Knights.
Providence 29, Milan 21
Franklin County 41, Batesville 0
North Decatur 44, Switzerland County 0
South Decatur 28, Oldenburg Academy 0
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10
Part 28 in Rushville – Championship
Lawrenceburg 6, Connersville 0 – The Lady Tigers will take on Tri-West Hendricks at the New Palestine Regional on Saturday afternoon, 17 October. Indianapolis Cathedral and the Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory will play their first regional match at 10am. The regional finals will be played at 7:00 am.
Section 45 on Rising Sun – Championship
Oldenburg Academy 1, Milan 0 – Lady Twisters will compete in Forest Park in Forest Park Regional on Saturday, 17 October at 10am. The winner will play either Trinity Lutheran or Washington Catholic in the regional finals.
Section 12 on Mt. Vernon (Fortville) – Championship
East Central 2, Shelbyville 1 – JT Roden and Brady Spangler score goals to push the Trojans into the sexy championship. The EC will face Plainfield in Carmel Regional on Saturday, 17 October at 10am. The winner will play either Westfield or Franklin Central in the regional finals.
Section 28 at Lawrenceburg – Championship
Lawrenceburg 2, Batesville 1 – The Tigers will play Tri-West Hendricks at Greensburg Regional on Saturday afternoon, 17 October. The winner will play either Indianapolis Chatard or Guerin Catholic in the regional finals.
Section 45 at Jac-Cen-Del – Championship
Jac-Cen-Del 4, Southwestern 1 – The Eagles will play South Knox at Providence Regional on Saturday, October 17 at 10am. Providence and Forest Park will play on the other side of the regional bracket.
Section 23 on South Dearborn
1. Batesville (27), 2 East Central (67), 3. Greensburg (100), 4. Rising Sun (137), 5. Oldenburg Academy (149), 6. Jac-Cen-Del, 7 South RIpley, 8 Lawrenceburg, 9. South Decatur, 10. Milan, 11. North Decatur.
The top five teams move to the region. Benjamin Moster and Ean Loichinger of Batesville made it over the finish line in first and second place. Tyler Kuntz of Oldenburg Academy, Michael Schwebach of East Central and Ben Riehle of Milan complete the top five.
Riehle, Josh Pohle (JCD), Grant Hensley (Lawrenceburg), Damon Hughes (JCD), Trevor Newby (South Decatur), Ayden Potts (Milan), Blake Votz (South Ripley), Nick Zigan (South Ripley), and Hayden Hooten (South Ripley) are the top 10 of the non-qualifying team progressing to the region.
1. Batesville (30), 2. Greensburg (75), 3. Middle East (77), 4. South Ripley (115), 5. Dearborn South (117), 6. Jac-Cen-Del, 7. Decatur Selatan , 8. North Decatur
Top five finish
1 Brenner Hanna, 12 19: 03.9 Greensburg, 2 Ava Hanson, 10 19: 27.2 Batesville, 3 Rachel Campbell, 10 19: 45.0 East Central, 4 Maria Lopez, 11 19: 50.0 Batesville, 5 Lanie Nicholson, 11 19: 57.9 South Ripley.
Cloey Simon (JCD), Kayla Simon (JCD), Lucy Lillis (Milan), Lauryn Dilk (JCD), Renee Lillis (Milan), Aneesa Schwarz (Lawrenceburg), and Kaytlin Sizemore (JCD) were among the advances to the region.